Before Amen

Before Amen: The Power of a Simple Prayer Taught by: Frances Clay Room: 206 Dates: August 22nd-November 7th Description: In Before Amen, best selling author Max Lucado joins readers on a journey to the very heart of biblical prayer, offering hope for doubts and confidence even for prayer wimps. Distilling prayers in the bible down […]

Disciple Bible Study (Old Testament) Fall ’18

DISCIPLE FAST TRACK at OUMC- Bible Study for Busy Lives • Do you want to read the Bible but find it hard to understand? • Do you want to experience a deeper connection to God? • Do you desire to connect with others who are on a similar journey of faith? For nearly thirty years, […]

Methodism – Polity, History and Beliefs

United Methodism Taught by: Dwight Kilbourne and Natalie Justice Room: Conference Room in the Administration building Dates: September 12th-26th Facebook Event link

Unafraid – Living with Courage and Hope Through Uncertain Times

Unafraid: Living with Courage and Hope Through Uncertain Times Taught by: Natalie Justice Room: 204 Dates: August 22nd-October 17th Description: Fear is a complex emotion. Sometimes it saves us. More often it robs us of the life we want. But we can take our lives back. You’d be hard-pressed to overstate the extent to which […]

No Other Gods – The Unrivaled Pursuit of Christ

No Other Gods: Taught by Pauline Tomlinson Room: 202 Dates: August 22nd-October 17th Description: This women’s Bible study will challenge us to evaluate the modern-day idols in our culture and embrace a deeper, more meaningful relationship with Jesus. Author link- Facebook Event link

Boundaries with Kids

Boundaries with Kids Taught by Emily Nasca Room: 201 Dates: August 22nd-November 7th Description: Dr. John Townsend and Dr. Henry Cloud take you through the ins and outs of established family boundaries and cultivating sound character in you children. You will learn how to: Identify the boundary issues underlying child behavior problems. Set boundaries and […]


The death of a loved one brings about deep levels of grief, loss and pain. In a GriefShare group- you will learn helpful ways to process your grief, what to expect along the journey, and find hope and healing through a supportive and encouragement facilitated by those who have also walked this path. GriefShare incorporates […]


Divorce impacts us deeply and in many areas of our lives. You don’t have to go through it alone! Most people will tell you that separation and divorce are the most painful and stressful experiences they’ve ever faced. It’s a confusing time when you feel isolated and have lots of questions about issues you’ve never […]

Sunday Worship

Each week we gather to worship God as a community of faith. At Ooltewah we seek to design worship that honors God and is relevant for our community. As such, we have two unique worship experiences each week. Traditional Worship Sundays at 9:30 in the Sanctuary. Experience hymns in the Methodist tradition led by our excellent […]